Galen D. Hainer…August 29, 1933 – April 29, 2016


A Memorial Celebration for longtime Lamar resident, Galen D. Hainer will be held at 11:00 AM, Friday, May 6, 2016 at the Peacock Funeral Home with Ian Blacker of the Lamar Christian Church officiating. A private family inurnment will follow at a later date in the Wayne Township Cemetery in Lewis, Kansas. 

Mr. Hainer was born on August 29, 1933 at Big Bow, Kansas to Ray Ernest and Thressa Mary (Philpott) Hainer and passed away at his home on April 29, 2016 at the age of 82. 

He is preceded in death by his parents. 

Galen is survived by his wife Kaye of the family home in Lamar; three sons and their wives, Eugene (Brenda Bailey-Hainer) Hainer of Denver, Gregory (Kay) Hainer of Dodge City, KS and Glen (Brenda Martin) Hainer of Westminster, CO; grandchildren include Cory, Eric, Brian, Rachel, Meghan and Kelsie. Also surviving are his sister Nancy Rogers of Great Bend, KS; sister-in-law Sharon (Snyder) Arbaugh of Canton, OH; aunts Maryalice Philpott of Bazine, KS, Gladys Schmidt of Goessel, KS, Joan Philpott of Greensburg, KS as well as 2 nieces, 1 nephew numerous cousins and many friends. 

Memorial Contributions may be made to the St. Jude’s Hospital or to the Lamar Area Hospice either direct or in care of the Peacock Funeral Home. 

Arrangements are under the direction of the Peacocks.


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